Consumer sentiment dipped modestly in early March, entirely due to reduced expectations for the future, a survey showed.» Read More
Salad mix is being blamed for sickening more than 400, but officials won't name the brand, leaving consumers wondering how to best protect themselves.
Vendors in New York City used to sell fake bags on the sidewalk, but a recent crackdown by law enforcement has forced them to adapt.
Moto X isn't about Google taking on Apple or Samsung directly. Instead, the new smartphone actually has more to do with protecting the search giant's advertising business.
General Motors' says its July U.S. sales rose 16 percent on big gains in full-size pickup trucks, selling just over 234,000 vehicles, but short of the 19 percent gain forecast.
The market is enjoying fresh all-time highs, but one pro says it's time to sell. Find out why.
The Fed's tapering is "almost a given," but there won't be enough economic growth to justify the reduction, Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian tells CNBC.
A former SAC Capital trader who pleaded guilty last week to insider trading had been fired by hedge fund in 2008 over a bogus bonus scheme, the New York Post reports.
The pace of growth in the US manufacturing sector accelerated in July. A separate report showed that US construction spending unexpectedly fell in June.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits touched a 5-1/2 year low, suggesting a steadily improving labor market.
Standard and Poor’s has been giving higher ratings than its big rivals to certain mortgage-backed securities, an analysis shows.
College students have a better chance of getting aid if they come from affluent backgrounds than if they are lower on the income scale, some new studies show.
A bipartisan bill that would lower the costs of borrowing for millions of students is awaiting President Barack Obama's signature.
Traders are looking past ISM manufacturing data and weekly jobless claims, to the July nonfarm payrolls because it will be key in the Fed's decision making process.
The U.S. economy has the ability to grow at a rate of 3-4 percent if policy makers removed the obstructions, says former Fed governor Robert Heller.
President Barack Obama will nominate Federal Reserve Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin as the U.S. Treasury Department's No. 2 official, two sources familiar with the process said on Wednesday.
Money isn't the only factor when it comes to some recent graduates' decision to try and make an impact on American communities.
Some politicians find polling to be a little old fashioned, so they're using big data to see what the public thinks about them.
Sick of high U.S. corporate taxes? Here's how some companies are slashing their tax bill by 10%, 20%—or more.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about today's Federal Reserve statement.
For a variety of reasons, most economists take a dim view of how effective an entertainment boycott of Florida would be.
Sophie Miller, Boston University College Republicans; Alex Smith, College Republican National Committee chair; Michael Maisel, New York University student Democrat, provide perspective on millennial enrollment under the Affordable Care Act.
How to play geopolitical uncertainties, with John Rutledge, Safanad chief investment strategist; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories; and Zane Brown, Lord Abbett.
NBC's Tom Costello reports the latest details on the missing Malaysia Flight 307. The Indian Ocean is the newest focus for the missing plane.